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FOX News
Oct 11, 2012 11:00am EDT
. according to the "fox news poll" the romney ryan ticket got a boost jumping three points while the obama-biden ticket dropped three. the impact of the debate seems greater among independents with that voting bloc jumping five points in support of team romney while team obama dropped 7 points. president obama's opinion stayed the same after the debate while governor romney's rose four percentage points. that gives him a one point lead. still when you factor in the margin of error it is still too close to call. how did the president and governor romney did at the debate? both are weighing in. >> well, governor romney i had a good night. i had a bad night. >> how bad? >> well, it is not the first time i've had a bad night. >> well, obviously the president wasn't happy with the response to our debate last night. >> what's your message to joe biden about tomorrow night? >> well i, you know, i think joe just needs to be joe. jon: joining us now is karl rove, former senior advisor and deputy chief of staff to president george w. bush and a fox news contributor. i want to get your take on
FOX News
Oct 9, 2012 8:00am PDT
new poll shows governor romney in the lead among likely voters. this after the first presidential debate. what it means just four weeks out from election day. >>> plus day five in the search for a little girl who vanished on her way to school. where fbi agents and police are focusing their investigation. >>> and a deadly meningitis outbreak spreading. why health officials believe thousands of people could be at risk. what you need to know, all "happening now." jon: and a good tuesday morning to you. that means election day is four weeks from today. can you believe that? a big surge for governor romney in the race for the white house to tell you about. i'm jon scott. jenna: hi, everybody, i'm jenna lee. we're getting a look at more brand new polling which shows mr. romney's strong debate performance last week may be resonating with voters. take a look at this. this is thepew poll of likely voters. governor romney now holding a four-point lead over the president. the governor trailed the president by eight points in the previous poll. and among likely women voters governor romney ha
FOX News
Oct 15, 2012 8:00am PDT
. governor romney transformed the strong performance into something in the polls. he is hoping to keep that going. meantime the president is looking for a little momentum of his own. his campaign promising a more aggressive performance tomorrow night. we'll see how that plays out. john roberts live in new york. off the road, finally, john. welcome back to new york city. how are things shaping up on the eve of the debate? >> reporter: considering i'm based in atlanta i'm not exactly home although i used to live here in new york. the way things are going as far as the romney campaign is in debate prep. the romney campaign not expecting the big blowout victory he was perceived to have get in the first debate. every time the president attacks he will bring it back to the issues. he will talk about his own policies of course but he does have a number of attack lines against the president. here's a few of them to watch for tomorrow night. he will be talking about the president's proposed big tax increase on wealthy americans would hit a lot of small businesses. $716 billion in cuts to medicare. i
FOX News
Oct 8, 2012 11:00am EDT
. governor romney getting a big bounce in the polls after getting the best of president obama in their first debate. welcome to the second hour of "happening now." i'm jon scott. jenna: high, everybody, i'm jenna lee. right now the president is raising campaign cash in california. as you know if you're watching "happening now", whicyou should every day by the way. jon: yes. jenna: governor romney wrapping up speech on foreign policy. that was billed to be a big moment establishing himself and what he feels about the foreign policy that a romney administration would put into place if he is elected mentioning. jon: some interesting points in the speech he just finished. key points awareness of impact on voters just 29 dice before they go to the polls. governor romney closing the gap in the latest "gallup poll." the candidates are tied now at 47%, just before the debate, president obama was ahead by 5%, 50-45. talk about it with bret baier, the anchor of "special report". bret, i read this was the most watched presidential debate since reagan-carter back in the '80s. clearly a lot of peop
FOX News
Oct 8, 2012 8:00am PDT
romney's strong performance in last week's presidential debate a new "gallup poll" taken in the first three days after the faceoff, shows the two contenders locked into a dead-heat, 47% each. what does governor romney's team need to do to keep up the momentum? erin mcpike, national political reporter for "real clear politics.". erin, i know a lot of republicans are saying the momentum has swung governor romney's way. it is a sprint to the finish line. you seem to be a little more cautious about that. why? >> i am because i'm looking at "real clear politics" polling averages of all the battleground states and the president is still ahead in big states he needs to win like wisconsin and ohio. he also still winning in new hampshire and nevada. and when you add those states to the electoral college map, it shows still that it's a tough way for mitt romney to go. he has got to win more than just say virginia and florida if he can win those now. jon: how many of those polls that "real clear politics" averages, how many have been taken post-debate, do you know? are they reflective of the deb
FOX News
Oct 15, 2012 11:00am EDT
getting 49% to governor romney's 46. real clear average of political polls puts it closer with the president and governor romney tied 47.3% each. let's talk to somebody from "real clear politics" now. erin mcpike is national political reporter for them. 47.3 in your latest average of all of the polls. it can't get any tighter than that. >> that's exactly what we'll hear going into the debates tomorrow night. this race has never been closer than it is right now. which of course makes the debate tomorrow much more exciting. jon: the president said he will be much more aggressive. will that work in the town hall format? >> it may but i think what we're seeing from the polls the president's performance in the first debate didn't hurt him any. what it did was help mitt romney. mitt romney's favorability numbers have shot up after the last debate. that was the key thing the obama campaign was ewing against mitt romney, that mitt romney wasn't as likeable. >> the president's campaign spent tens of millions of dollars for traying mitt romney as out of touch rich vulture who was a really sc
FOX News
Oct 12, 2012 8:00am PDT
that this didn't stop the bleeding, the closing of the polls, the big crowds that romney is getting i think we really have a competitive race. i think i give him the edge for the week with. jon: you think romney won the week. >> romney won the week. >> if it was the debate alone i'd say obama won the debate. coupled with libya and the problems that came out of there i think it's a wash for obama. he did not win the week, did not lose it. i think it was a tie pretty much. jon: we'll have to get that chalkboard up and see how this campaign has been going. thanks very much, bob beckel,ed rollins. jenna: new polls putting a critical swing state in play. governor mitt romney slashing the president's lead. what is behind this shift we'll ask a veteran political expert on the ground in michigan. also, one last journey for a space icon. we are going to take you along on the final ride for the space shuttle endeavour. when you have diabetes... your doctor will say get smart about your weight. that's why there's glucerna hunger smart shakes. they have carb steady, with carbs that digest slowl
FOX News
Oct 10, 2012 8:00am PDT
restrict abortion, of course, the look of the latest pew poll, president obama and governor romney even among themselves. it is in the obama campaign's best interest to scare some away from governor romney. it is also left the romney campaign scrambling to ensure that yes come the government is very much pro-life and that it would support legislation that would restrict abortion. this has all open up a bunch of new questions, some of which make them up at tonighttomorrow night's presidential debate and could come up in the second one. we are following this and we will see where it goes. jenna: it might be interesting if it comes up in the townhall today. we will be watching for that as well. reporter: it could be, maybe someone will bring up. we appreciated it always. you never know really what questions will be asked and it really does show the priority of voters in what questions and issues they want the candidates to address. jon: also interesting to hear what chris christie might say. we are continuing to monitor the next presidential debate. my next guest says that the president's
FOX News
Oct 10, 2012 11:00am EDT
poll, gallup tracking poll, ibd, all of hhvt romney just president among independent voters. does that surprise you? >> yes, because it's such a radical shift. but again, i thishift. but again, i think that perceptionfter the debate, maybe more sthan the reality, is everything in politics. ro sed pdehiona tt ede an a presidential on the stage, and that obama lacks the fire and wasn't bringing the fight. for the moment, i think we see that kind of way. i don't know if that will hold overe bao toofo discussion, the president has a standing advantage. it ititis unusual for a democrat, said romney seems as ana tn.ee a t ke so iy saw this beach earlier this week at the virginia military institute and why he likely will continue to hammer the libya thing, even though, again, we don't know the facts of the case, butt just looks bad. it he wants to take advantageof n:hr isty saying that he is going after counties that voted for barack obama the last time around because they had a real weakness on the part of the president and a lot of people have been persuaded by the debate andl wilng re
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